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Online Master of Business Administration.

Human Resource Management

Graduates of the online Masters of Business Administration, Emphasis: Human Resource degree program will examine the role of the human resource (HR) function in contributing to an organization’s business strategy and creating sustainable competitive advantages.

Human Resource (MBA) coursework evaluates human resource systems which impact the realization of an organization’s strategic objectives and competitive advantage.  Students will develop strategies for human resource management consistent with legal and regulatory requirements.

Human Resources (MBA) Core Courses

Students who select this option must complete the MBA core courses and three (3) of the following electives:

  • Human Resource Law
  • Managing Human Resources
  • Training and Development in Human Resource Management
  • Employee Evaluation and Compensation
  • Strategic Human Resource Management

What happens to people who study Human resources management and services at the Master’s degree level in Canada?

  • 91.22% of recent graduates find employment
  • Median Earnings: $74,591
  • Earning Range: $52,850 – $93,891

Common Occupations for Graduates

  • Human Resources and Recruitment Officers
  • Human Resources Managers
  • Administrative Officers
  • General Office Support Workers


Source: Government of Canada – 2017-11-15


Why Choose NAU?

Personal Advisor

Our support starts before you enroll – and continues to graduation day. You are assigned a personal enrollment advisor on day one, and will have an academic advisor after you enroll.

Transfer Credit Accepted

We offer free transfer evaluations and accept up to 75% of the program to transfer in from another institution/program.

Experienced Faculty

Our Faculty members are skilled professionals that work in the fields they teach, bringing practical knowledge and experience into the online classroom.

Program Completion Flexibility

As a standard, full-time student you can complete the program in as few as 15 months, however, you may choose your course load – take as many or as few classes at one time as you want.

Credit for Real-World Experience

Earn credit for prior learning which includes experiential learning or portfolio credits awarded by NAU, and evaluated corporate training certificates

Student Learning Resources

NAU offers multiple student learning services, from free tutoring, to our Ask-a-Librarian service (open 7 days a week), to free access to scholarly journals that are up-to-date in your field.

Ready for the Next Steps?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Our support starts before you enroll – and continues to graduation day. You are assigned a personal enrollment advisor.

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